Easy, and simple set up.
Built in power supply.
Tons of options.
Expensive without drives.
Slow speeds transferring from when compared to others.
Lacks AES encryption.
Lacks ZFS file system support.
Integrated PSU could cause trouble if replacement is needed out of warranty.
By Ocaholic on August 10, 2010
The QNAP TS-459 Pro is an extremely powerful and versatile Network Attached Storage System. Because the TS-459 Pro basically is a normal PC the station provides more than enough performance to run even under full load and multiple client access at the...-
By PCWorld on July 22, 2010
QNAP's iSCSI-enabled NAS solution is a perfect match for the growing small office, especially one expanding beyond the internal storage of a VMware or Windows Hyper-V virtualization server. Of course, no sub-$1,000 box is going to be as fast as an...-
By Tom's Hardware UK on April 30, 2010
When it comes to the GUI, Thecus' N4200 lacks a number of features and settings found in the QNAP TS-459 Pro, forcing the user to accept some compromises. However, most of these are features a typical user will never...-
By PC Pro on April 23, 2010
A compact appliance offering lots of storage features, good IP SAN support and a high-performance dual-core Atom...83
By Testfreaks on April 17, 2010
The QNAP TS-459 Pro Turbo NAS is a great product truly, it is aimed at businesses and that is where it will excel. The dual core processor not only improves the speed of the unit but it should allow the entire system to run more efficiently and...90
By WhichNAS on April 01, 2010
The QNAP TS-459PRO 4-bay NAS server, easily lends itself to being one of the best NAS systems currently available in the 4-bay category. Well designed, with exceptional low power consumption, the device was easy to setup, whilst testing the iSCSI on...74
By Legion Hardware on March 31, 2010
The QNAP is the first NAS device that we have tested using the Intel Atom processor with the ICH9R south bridge. While we did have high expectations given the price tag, the Atom processor is not exactly known for its overwhelming power. That said,...-
By Benchmark Reviews on March 22, 2010
Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to ensure that all...90
By Legit Reviews on February 24, 2010
The TS-459 Pro is a powerful little machine with an amazing array of features. QNAP has finally delivered on its promise of an Ultra-High Performance NAS and for business, it is worth every penny. ...-
By Good Gear Guide on January 22, 2010
Despite its small stature, the four-bay QNAP TS-459 Pro Turbo NAS device packs a mean punch. There are plenty of features to suit the home and small office, and it’s powerful components will make for quick backups and lag-free media streaming....90